Visitor Welcome Center Specialist
This position is contingent upon contract award. Overview: Olgoonik's role will be to support the Security and Intelligence Directorate (SID) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). In fulfilling this responsibility we will offer support services in developing, implementing, maintaining, and continuously improving programs that complement the DARPA mission. Our mission will be responsible for facilitating the secure and successful accomplishments of the SID mission, and protecting DARPA personnel, information, and property. We will provide business continuity that fully comply with Public Law and National Policy and applicable Executive Orders, and Department of Defense Directives, instructions and regulations. Primary Responsibilities: Greet, receive, process, and escort US and Foreign National personnel that visit DARPA and to document each visitor and each visit. Conduct a series of questions for each visitor to determine visitor's identity and citizenship. Conduct security inspections to determine if the visitor has any unauthorized devices in their possession, and verify the visit with a DARPA host. Make a determination the appropriate actions to allow or deny the visit. If allowed, provide visitor identification badge with the appropriate permission to enter and carry any equipment/and or items into the facility. Escort the visitor to the DARPA Point of Contact (POC). Use computer systems to verify identity, clearances, and visit authorization and to document the visitor's identity, to include taking a photograph of the visitor. Maintain database that records the details of the visitor. Receives and sends Visit Authorization Letters (VALs) and records information contained in VALs in to the DARPA database. Work shiftwork, day, evening, or early morning, on all days of the week including holidays. Supervisory Responsibilities: There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this position. Education and Training: High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of the requirements for Preventing Disease Transmission (ie, blood borne pathogens), successful completion of all training required by the contract. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must have one year performing similar duties in a DoD environment. Knowledge of DARPA and DOD security requirements. Must have the ability to multitask and communicate in a clear and concise manner. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Qualified and certified (licensed) as an unarmed Security Officers in accordance with the laws and regulations of the State of Virginia, certified in First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Automated External Defibrillator (AED), Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) First Responder - Awareness Level, and certified to use and operate X-Ray and Magnetometer devices. Security Clearance: TOP SECRET Clearance Level Required. Must have a current US Government TOP SECRET Personnel Security Clearance. Must have a current US Government Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) (less than 4-1/2 years old) or be able to successfully complete a US government administered Single Scope Background Investigation. Must be a US Citizen. Must be eligible for and able to obtain and maintain required Security Clearance/access approvals. Physical Demands: The physical demands described herein are representative of those that an employee must meet to perform the essential function of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee must have the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds from place to place, walk up and down stairs, work in inclement weather and outdoor environment. Also be able to stand in place for extended periods. Travel: In performance of this contract, occasional travel to other locations may be required. Work Environment: The position's responsibilities are performed in a typical office environment.